How To Become an Adjudicator

FBA members who meet the pre-requisites and have been nominated and approved by their district may start the application procedure. For more information, see the Adjudication Manual starting on page 4, and then read and complete this application:

Prospective Adjudicator Information and Application

MPA Online Adjudicator Management System

All judges have access to the Adjudicator Portal in MPA Online to manage their invitations, contracts, schedules, and review their past adjudication performance. If you have not yet received an email with instructions for setting up your account, please email

Adjudication Education Seminars

In an effort to continue to provide the best Adjudicator education and consistency as possible, we have modified the renewal process (formerly called Re-Certification) to include separate categories for each judging area. The renewal clinics still take about the same amount of time, but are split into segments.

Adjudication Workshop Registration